Operations Manager - Aggregate Division
Company seeks an Operations Manager to be responsible for operating multiple quarries in a safe, productive & effective manner. The right candidate will be responsible for providing day-to-day direction to the Superintendents & Supervisors of designated stone quarries.
Build a positive and proactive safety culture at each of your assigned quarries.
Review plant production data to identify deviations from previous and expected performance.
Review financial and cost information from assigned quarry operations and follow up with Superintendents to obtain information and explanation.
Evaluate mine plans
Evaluate new technologies, recommend the purchase of new equipment, and negotiate associated purchase transactions.
Monitor safety training activities to ensure acceptable performance.
Participate in safety training and safety issue resolution.
The ability to conduct training and perform demonstrations of proper operational techniques.
Investigate accidents, determine root causes, and provide associated on-the-job training, instruction or correction, where needed.
The ability to oversee and implement proactive plant and equipment maintenance programs.
Develop strong communication with Sales Department to ensure decisions are made with the consideration of customer as well as the company.
The ability to professionally deal with quarry neighbors and resolve any issues that might arise.
Monitor reports on new equipment use and facility maintenance and follow up, as required, to resolve problems or initiate changes in equipment use and maintenance.
Provide on-going coaching, training, and mentoring to Superintendents and Supervisors in the quarries, especially on discipline and employee relations issues.
Monitor and assess the performance and contributions of assigned personnel, identify and resolve personnel-related problems and issues, and manage associated human resources activities (e.g., performance appraisals, pay adjustments, promotions/transfers, etc.).
Perform related responsibilities and special projects as required or assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Construction Management, Engineering or a related discipline.
10+ Years of Aggregate Industry experience
10+ Years of Operations Manager experience
Broad technical knowledge of quarry and mining procedures, standards and requirements.
Analytical ability and resourcefulness, as required in developing and implementing improved processes and resolving operating problems.
Ability to review, analyze and use financial reports, dashboard metrics, and other production-related reports and information.
Communication skills, as required in managing operations through subordinate personnel.
Proficiency with computers and associated applications including Outlook, Excel, Word…
For additional information:
Stephen S. Stauffer
Phone: 610-437-5040 x102